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Windows 7: Desktop toolbar on the Taskbar causing headache

20 Feb 2010   #21
Zomby88

Windows 7 Ultimate 64Bit
 
 

Do you have the room to spread them out on the taskbar? Or you don`t want to do that?


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20 Feb 2010   #22
The Blessed One

 

Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by Zomby88 View Post
Do you have the room to spread them out on the taskbar? Or you don`t want to do that?
I have like 50 items on desktop so that's not an option.

I'm just confused about the touchpad scroll function not working. That's the main concern I don't mind too much if the Desktop writing can't be removed.
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20 Feb 2010   #23
tw33k

Windows 7 Ultimate (x64) SP1
 
 

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If you right click the desktop toolbar you'll see "show title". Untick it.
I tried that but this is what happened:

Desktop toolbar on the Taskbar causing headache
Yeah I know....searching for an answer to this is what led me to this site. At this stage, we have to live with it I'm afraid
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20 Feb 2010   #24
Zomby88

Windows 7 Ultimate 64Bit
 
 

Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by The Blessed One View Post
Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by Zomby88 View Post
Do you have the room to spread them out on the taskbar? Or you don`t want to do that?
I have like 50 items on desktop so that's not an option.

I'm just confused about the touchpad scroll function not working. That's the main concern I don't mind too much if the Desktop writing can't be removed.
50 items , Holy Cow !!! You must have been one of the people with 50 icons on the desktop LOL just kidding. Now when you say You don`t mind the writing you just mean the small arrows , yes ?
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20 Feb 2010   #25
whs
Microsoft MVP

Vista, Windows7, Mint Mate, Zorin, Windows 8
 
 

I have about 70 items - and never had more than 2 or 3 on the desktop. They are all hidden.
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20 Feb 2010   #26
The Blessed One

 

Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by Zomby88 View Post
Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by The Blessed One View Post
Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by Zomby88 View Post
Do you have the room to spread them out on the taskbar? Or you don`t want to do that?
I have like 50 items on desktop so that's not an option.

I'm just confused about the touchpad scroll function not working. That's the main concern I don't mind too much if the Desktop writing can't be removed.
50 items , Holy Cow !!! You must have been one of the people with 50 icons on the desktop LOL just kidding. Now when you say You don`t mind the writing you just mean the small arrows , yes ?
Lol no I meant the white 'Desktop' writing.

Here is the screenshot: Desktop toolbar on the Taskbar causing headache
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20 Feb 2010   #27
Zomby88

Windows 7 Ultimate 64Bit
 
 

You can get rid of that.
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20 Feb 2010   #28
The Blessed One

 

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You can get rid of that.
Enlighten me.

*Very doubtful*
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20 Feb 2010   #29
whs
Microsoft MVP

Vista, Windows7, Mint Mate, Zorin, Windows 8
 
 

just rename the folder to dot (.)
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20 Feb 2010   #30
The Blessed One

 

Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by whs View Post
just rename the folder to dot (.)
There isn't a method to rename it.

Its just past 1am here in UK so gotta go sleep.
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